[openstack-dev] [openstack-ansible] Installing networking-* pythonclient extensions to multiple locations
javeriak at plumgrid.com
Fri Feb 26 10:34:11 UTC 2016
That makes sense Kevin. I don't have a use case in mind that would require
access to the additional clients, so we can address that if/when it ever
comes up. For now the utility container getting the extensions installed
should suffice. As OSA is integrating with more types of plugins moving
forward, it would help to get some kind of structure in place that
references neutron parameters for such use cases.
On Thu, Feb 25, 2016 at 4:08 AM, Kevin Carter <kevin.carter at rackspace.com>
> Hi Javeria,
> We could call out our supported sub-projects in the
> `openstack_services.yml` file and install them as part of the plugin
> backend similar to what we've done with the "neutron_lbaas" package.
> However, this would not specifically fix the neutron clients in all places
> as you've mentioned. While I can make a case for the utility container to
> get the extra neutron-client-extensions, I'm not sure we need them
> everywhere. Do we suspect a user or service may need access to the
> additional client extensions from the Heat or Nova venvs or anywhere else
> for that matter?
>  -
>  -
> Kevin Carter
> IRC: cloudnull
> *From:* Javeria Khan <javeriak at plumgrid.com>
> *Sent:* Sunday, February 21, 2016 5:09 AM
> *To:* openstack-dev at lists.openstack.org
> *Subject:* [openstack-dev] [openstack-ansible] Installing networking-*
> pythonclient extensions to multiple locations
> Hey everyone,
> At the moment OSA installs the python-neutronclient in a few locations
> including the containers neutron-server, utility, heat, tempest.
> Now neutron has a bunch of sub-projects like networking-l2gw ,
> networking-bgpvpn  networking-plumgrid  etc, which have their own
> python-neutronclient CLI extensions  in their respective
> repositories and packages.
> Since these CLI extensions are not part of the neutron packages and must
> be enabled by installing the additional networking-* packages. We don't
> install most of these sub-projects in OSA at the moment, however moving
> forward do you think its reasonable to install said packages in every
> location that installs the neutron client inside the OSA plays? If so,
> then how would you recommend we go about it since the installation will be
> conditional on the enabling of the relevant neutron subproject features?
>  https://github.com/openstack/networking-l2gw
>  https://github.com/openstack/networking-bgpvpn
>  https://github.com/openstack/networking-plumgrid
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